HAMMER AND HAND, AN ESSAY ON THE IRONWORK OF CAMBRIDGE. Raymond Lister.

HAMMER AND HAND, AN ESSAY ON THE IRONWORK OF CAMBRIDGE.

(Cambridge Christmas Book).

With Drawings by Richard Bawden.

  • Cambridge: University Printer, Christmas 1969.
  • oblong 8vo.
  • leather-backed boards.
  • (vi), 42 pages.

Price: $55.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 7960

Limited to 500 copies. One of the Cambridge Christmas Books. The preface by Brooke Crutchley notes: "This book is not intended as a complete guide to Cambridge ironwork, only as an essay about some outstanding specimens in a rich tradition". The bibliography (A Printer's Christmas Books by Brooke Crutchley) notes: "The decision to use a deeply toned paper was not an arbitrary one. It was found to be necessary to provide this stronger background to give the book cohesion; on a white paper the text pages and the drawings seemed unconnected"